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Poster: leecherzs Date: Jun 11, 2004 1:20am
Forum: opensource_audio Subject: Re: Missing files

I had never been informed of this by anyone until your message.

If you want you can view the files online at:
http://www.edisonnj.org/menlopark/vintage/victor.asp

I believe they would have cleared any copyright issues before making these recordings public.

Just for curiousity who made copyright claims on these old recordings.

Thank you

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Poster: Administrator, Curator, or Staffsimon c Date: Jun 11, 2004 1:59am
Forum: opensource_audio Subject: Re: Missing files

Hey there,

I know that a museum have made these recordings available, but unfortunately they may not be right in this case - please mail me at simon at archive dot org and we can discuss further proof you can provide. Again, we want to make as much material available as possible (and your uploads have been really great, especially the early presidential material which is clearly PD!), but we also need to err on the side of caution when we get specific reports about possible rights issues.

Thanks again,
Simon.
[Archive admin.]

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Poster: leecherzs Date: Jun 11, 2004 2:14am
Forum: opensource_audio Subject: Re: Missing files

thanks I understand your position and did send you an email today.
Unfortunately after some independant research it does seem that they are probably in violation on this recording.

I did a quick search on Google using entries
"Rhapsody in Blue" copyright

found an encyclopedia link
http://www.nationmaster.com/encyclopedia/Rhapsody-in-Blue

which states the copyright expires 2007 in EU and some 20 years later in US.

thanks for fixing my unintentional mistake on this 80 year old recording,